Geography and travel

A visa for the world

Cover page of a book entitled Chine, Guides Voir collection.

THOMPSON, Hugh et Katryn LANE,
Chine, Montréal, Libre Expression,
“Guides Voir” collection, 2009, 672 p.

Located on level 3 of the Grande Bibliothèque, the Geography and travel collection contains a wide variety of materials that can be used to discover the mosaic of territories and people that make up our beautiful planet.

The heart of this collection is without a doubt the vast selection of travel guides. They are complemented by several types of materials for a broader scope.

New releases are added to this collection on a regular basis.


Online resources

Numerous online resources such as World Geography and Culture Online as well as collections of e-books are accessible from BAnQ's Web portal.


Going even further

In order to help you fully explore the travel resources available, a workshop entitled Voyages, escapades et longs périples (Journeys, trips and excursions) is offered (in French only).

You can also refer to the guide Pour préparer vos voyages [PDF - 527 KB] (in French only).

Moreover, librarians are available, both on-site and remotely, to help you select and use the right research tools to find the information you need.


You will find:

Our partners

Ville de Montréal. Fondation de BAnQ. Les Amis de BAnQ. Catalogue des bibliothèques du Québec. RDAQ. RFN.